Operations - Zamboni Driver

Chiefs Development Group - Chilliwack, BC (30+ days ago)

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Operations - Zamboni Driver [Chilliwack Colliseum]

GENERAL ACCOUNTABILITY:
The successful candidate will assists management to achieve an efficient operation at the Chilliwack Coliseum through reliable performance in ice maintenance, general facility maintenance and janitorial tasks, observing and complying with company policies and recognized safety practices.

NATURE AND SCOPE OF WORK:
The successful candidate in this class will be responsible for performing a variety of ice maintenance, general maintenance and janitorial tasks varying in degree of complexity and responsibility and exercising a certain degree of independent judgement; operating a variety of machinery and equipment such as ice conditioning machines, ice edger’s, power tools, tractors and lawnmowers; maintaining, under instruction and supervision, the ice surface in proper condition; under general supervision of the Operations Manager assume responsibility for the Refrigeration Plant and related equipment; performing regular plant and facility checks and entering readings in logs/reports; performing a variety of tasks at the tradesman’s level (carpentry, plumbing, electrical and welding) on facilities, equipment and grounds as directed; performing all janitorial tasks, dusting, sweeping, mopping, buffing, waxing, stripping and cleaning and servicing washrooms; washing windows and other flat surfaces; cleaning snow from walkways and door entrances; cutting grass; setting up and dismantling equipment, fixtures and facilities for special functions, ensuring security of buildings to which the successful candidate is assigned. The successful candidate will be responsible for meeting and dealing with the public; being polite, courteous and tactful, providing assistance to the public/users in accordance with established policies. The successful candidate will perform other related tasks as assigned. Assignments and responsibilities are performed under general supervision and performance is subject to review, inspection and evaluation by the Operations Manager 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Must have a minimum of Grade 10 education; successfully completed a Building Services Worker Course at a recognized vocational institute and the RFABC BSW I and II courses: Safety Awareness Refrigeration; Ice Facility Operators; Refrigeration Operators or 5th Class Power Engineers Refrigeration Certificate and RFABC Ice making/Energy Conservation/Building Maintenance Course.
  • Must hold a valid Refrigeration Operator Certificate to Provincial Regulations and Legislation or valid Power Engineering Classification that would qualify as approved alternative certification.
  • Must be in possession of a valid B.C. Driver’s Licence.
  • Must have previous training in, and a good knowledge of material, methods, procedures and equipment used in the preparation of artificial ice surfaces.
  • Good knowledge of the principles and users of equipment and material used in janitorial work and able to demonstrate care and skill in the use of equipment and material provided.
  • Able to operate a variety of equipment and make minor repairs to same.
  • Able to lift and carry heavy objects.
  • Able to exhibit courtesy, tact and diplomacy in dealing with the public and be neat and presentable in appearance.
  • Able to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with arena/team staff, users and other members of staff.
  • Able to understand verbal and written instructions in English and complete required forms, logs and reports.
  • Able to recognize and rectify and/or report upon actual and potential safety hazards.
  • Able to plan, direct and supervise the work of subordinates.

WORKING CONDITIONS:
The successful candidate in this class will be required to work in accordance to the arena needs. The successful candidate must be of good health to work outdoors regardless of weather and in an arena. The successful candidate must wear safety equipment as appropriate and observe recognized safety practices in the performance of duties.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time